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I now support legal regulation for all drugs.

The majority of recreational drug users don’t have a drug problem. So, advocating treatment for such individuals – as if this is a compassionate alternative – is really ignorance parading as compassion. Dr. Carl Hart Tweet Dr. Carl Hart, associate professor of psychology and psychiatry at Columbia University, joins us to talk about his alternative …

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Just Say No

Nancy Reagan’s “Just Say No” campaign pushed the drug war.

Drug criminals… They work every day to plot a new and better way to steal our children’s lives, just as they’ve done by creating crack. Nancy Reagan Tweet Below is my interview with The Takeaway about Nancy Reagan’s infamous campaign. Nancy Reagan, one of the most influential first ladies of the 20th century, died on …

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How Do I Talk To My Children?

I’d much rather have my children interact with drugs than police..I don’t know how to keep my children safe with the police. – Dr. Carl Hart [Below is the audio and edited transcript of my “Telephone Townhall” with journalist/activist asha bandele and participating callers from across the country on the concerns parents have about drugs and …

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Carl Hart Dreads

Science saved my life, but at what price?

Recently, I shared an intensely personal story at The Story Collider, a storytelling project in which scientists and people affected by science recount short, often funny, sometimes disturbing experiences, mostly in front of audiences, cabaret-style.  Tweet me or hit me on Facebook and let me know what you think.